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2010-06-16 09:00:00

NEW YORK, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Union and Wines of Germany will present top European Rieslings at the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, Colorado from June 18-20. For 28 years, Food & Wine magazine has hosted this highly exclusive and popular industry retreat, shaping it into the premier food and wine festival in the U.S. The event will cater to a targeted group of 5,000 wine enthusiasts and VIP members of the trade and media, including industry stars such as chefs Jose...

2008-08-11 15:01:01

By LORKIN, Yvonne Marie Let every bottle count . . . for charity. -------------------- I received an email from the "IRF" the other day. At first I thought I might've forgotten to do my GST which threw me into a total spin (because their overdue fines are vicious!) But reading on I was pleasantly surprised to see I was just having a dyslexic moment and instead of the IRD, the email was in fact from the International Riesling Foundation. What a relief. Intrigued I was too, because...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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